Tourist attraction

Joeiji Temple Sesshu Garden

1. Joeiji Temple Sesshu Garden

The legend of this garden tells that 29th Ouchi family Masahiro ordered to a master painter Sesshu to make this garden in the mid-Muromachi era. However, no record tells about Sesshu or proves the legend was true.

This garden includes Musenike pond, and is a typical dry garden style in the Muromachi era, which is dynamic and simple at the same time.

Location Miyanoshimo 2001, Yamaguchi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 10 minutes by car from JR Yamafuchi line Yamaguchi station
(2) 10 minutes by car from Chugoku Expressway Yamaguchi IC
Office of Inquiry Joei-ji Temple TEL: 083-922-2272
  • 2. Joeiji Temple Sesshu Garden
  • 3. Joeiji Temple Sesshu Garden

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